Memorial Medical Center's Health E-cyclopedia
At Memorial Medical Center, we care about your health. We understand that health and wellness is one of life's most treasured gifts, and it is one of the issues you may have a lot of questions about. That is why we have added a comprehensive database of health information to our web site. By clicking any of the areas below, you can get answers to nearly any medical question you may have. Learn about diseases and conditions, surgeries and procedures, medications, nutritional supplements, and topical wellness issues. Target your search or browse through the topics. As with all of the information provided by Memorial Medical Center, the information here is medically sound and highly reliable.
Harvard Health Publications Tip of the Day
In the ongoing Women's Health Study, women who walked at least 2.5 hours a week were 30% less likely to have had (or died from) a heart attack, stroke, or other cardiovascular problem over a six-year period. The faster the walking pace, the greater the protection.